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It is well digging season in East Africa

August 29th, 2015

The village communities are busy getting ready for their new well.  A lot of work and preparation must be done to be ready for the pump installations planned for September and October.  The village will prepare approximately 1,500 sun dried bricks to line the inside of the well.  Sand and gravel are collected by the [...]

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The Clock Stopped in This Village

August 28th, 2015

What do you mean “the clock stopped?” It is estimated that a child dies every 20 to 60 seconds from preventable water related diseases. The clock stops ticking in a village with the building of a water well.  Clean water is medicine.  The answer is just under their feet.  You can help us “stop the [...]

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2015 Oasis Road Race Theme: “Running for THEIR lives”

April 23rd, 2015

This is the 5th year, 5th race and will be the 5th village to get a well in Africa. The 5k – 10k and 1 mile fun run will be this Saturday, April 25th in Macon, Georgia. Can’t come to Macon?  You can still make a difference and support the race. For only $20 you [...]

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St. Patrick Would Agree…

March 17th, 2015

It takes more than “Luck” for a village in Africa to get a well and safe water. Lucky?  No,   It takes sacrifice by those who give and work by those who build the well. St. Patrick would agree. Pump installation in process on the new water well. The village does not have to get [...]

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Happy Valentines Day in Africa

February 14th, 2015

It is a happy Valentines Day in this village in Africa.  They are happy because they have a source of clean water…a well.  They are saying “thank you” to the friends in America who cared and gave so they can have a happy day and a healthy life.

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